Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur)

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) Estd : 1959 Approved by : AICTE Type : Public


Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is also known as IIT Kanpur, IIT-K. IIT Kanpur is established in 1959. IIT Kanpur is one of the best institutes of India established by Government of India.  IITK has a sprawling campus of 1055 acres and has 108 buildings. There are nearly 415 faculty members and 7500 students in IITK and nearly all students live on campus. IIT Kanpur offers degrees in Engineering (B.Tech, M.Tech) and Science (B.Sc, M.Sc, MS). Indian Institute of Technology Delhi is ranked 5th in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) raking which was issued by MHRD.

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IIT KANPUR, Kanpur Placement

  • The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is well known for its academic excellence and is often considered as the 'first stop' for a large number of industries and other organizations for recruiting undergraduate and post-graduate students. We truly appreciate the faith bestowed on us from several organizations and we look forward to continuing our relationship with ...

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Awards and Rankings

  • All-India rank 5 in engineering my Ministry of Human Resource Development

Career Awards

  • Fulkerson Prize

  • Goedel Prize

  • Humboldt Research Award

  • TWAS Prize

  • Padma Shri

  • Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar

  • Infosys Prize

  • National J C Bose Fellowship

  • Other Awards

Young Faculty Award

  • Scopus Young Scientists

  • Swaranajayanti

  • Indian National Science Academy (INSA)-Medal for Young Scientist

  • Indian Academy of Science (IASc)-Young Associate

  • Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE)-Young Engineer Award

  • National Academy of Sciences (NASI)-Young Scientist Award

Contact Details of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

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    +91-512-2597288 , +91-512-2597200
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  • Address:
    Kalyanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208016, India

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